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Auburn To The SEC East? Gus Malzahn Thinks There Will Be A "Discussion" About Realignment

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If the SEC decides to realign its divisions for football, Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn would be fine with the Tigers moving to the SEC East. 

The 50-year-old coach told ESPN's Chris Low, "I think there will be discussion on that."

The SEC is currently split into two seven-team divisions, with Auburn being in the SEC West, along with in-state rival Alabama. 

">@CoachGusMalzahn wouldn't be opposed to Auburn moving to the East. "I think there will be discussion on that."

— Chris Low (@ClowESPN)

If the SEC shuffles things, @CoachGusMalzahn wouldn't be opposed to Auburn moving to the East. "I think there will be discussion on that."

— Chris Low (@ClowESPN) April 13, 2016

">April 13, 2016

The SEC has already set its conference games through 2025, so realignment before then seems fairly unlikely. 

A move to the other side of the conference would certainly not end the Alabama-Auburn yearly Iron Bowl game, but it probably would end the yearly Alabama-Tennessee game. Unless the SEC changes its rules with a realignment, there would be only one set cross-divisional opponent for each team. And the Tigers' opponent would surely be the Crimson Tide. 

Which team from the SEC East should move to the SEC West if the Tigers do, in fact, switch sides?